AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED AND DATED IN THE HAND OF SCIENCE FICTION MASTER H. G. WELLS
Wells, H. G.
Price: 1,200.00 USD
(Dunmow: , Sept. 8, 1920), A FINE ONE PAGE AUTOGRAPH LETTER WITH A BOLD SIGNATURE IN THE HAND OF H.G. WELLS, one of the greatest masters of science fiction and most popular turn-of-the-century authors. In the letter Wells excuses himself from participation in a review as his time is fully occupied, he then expresses a desire to hear from the recipient as the "scheme develops". His signature, "Very Sincerely H. G. Wells" is bold and flourished. Though best remembered for his classic science fiction novels such as THE TIME MACHINE, Well's was a truly multifaceted writer. He wrote additionally humorous novels of modern morals that were extremely popular in their time. He also wrote serious scientific reviews and sociological and historical papers that remain highly regarded. He was highly involved in politics and is remembered as being somewhat of a ladies man. A fine autograph letter from H.G. Wells signed. Written in ink on stationary printed "Easton Glebe, Dunmow". Presented with a portrait of the author from a photograph. 21.5 x 17 cm, presented together with the 14 by 10 centimeter portrait and handsomely matted framed and glazed. Extremely well preserved and handsomely presented.